Dr. Hermine Hug-Hellmuth (1871-1924)
Dr. Hermine Hug-Hellmuth (1871-1924) was one of the early pioneers in therapy with children. She was one of the first child analysts. In addition to writing about child psychotherapy and psychoanalysis per se, she was also prolific in her lecturing and writing for the public. Among her publications is a remarkably comprehensive book titled: New Ways to the Understanding of Youth: Psychoanalytic Lectures for Parents, teachers, Educators, School Doctors, Kindergarten Teachers, and Social Workers.